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All the factz on Watford v Arsenal, including which TV channel its on

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The final match of this round of Premier League fixtures sees Watford host Arsenal at Vicarage Road. 

Arsenal have watched two of their three rivals for the final two Champions League spots win over the weekend, so will be looking to do likewise. Meanwhile Watford want a win to boost their bid to finish 7th – which may net them European football.

The match kicks off at 8pm and it is live on … here are the factz you need to know:
* Two goals in the final 10 minutes gave Arsenal victory in the reverse fixture.
* In their last 10 PL matches, Watford have won 4, lost 4 and drawn 2.
* Arsenal meanwhile have been in decent form winning 5 of their last 7 PL matches, although they did lose last time out.
* Troy Deeney is the Hornets’ form man with 6 goals and 4 assists since the turn of the year.
* Arsenal are the only PL side not to have kept a clean sheet away from home this season.

All the factz on Manchester United v West Ham United, including which TV channel its on

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The tea-time kick-off in the Premier League sees Manchester United host West Ham United at Old Trafford. 

United need a win to boost their chances of claiming a Champions League spot, while West Ham want 3 points to keep alive their hopes of finishing 7th, which could be enough for a spot in the Europa League next season.

The match kicks off at 5.30pm and it is live on BT Sport 1. Here are the factz you need to know:

* West Ham took a 3-1 win at the London Stadium in the reverse fixture.
* Manchester United have lost 4 of their last 5 matches in all competitions.
* The Hammers have lost 3 of their last 4 matches, all by a 2-0 score line.
* The Red Devil’s have not kept a clean sheet in their last 8 matches in all competitions.
* However, the Hammers have kept just 5 league clean sheet all season. Only Fulham have recorded fewer.

All the factz on the April 13 3pm kick-offs in the Premier League

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There are just 4 matches kicking off at the traditional 3pm on Saturday slot in the Premier League this week. 

It’ll be all eyes on the relegation scrap today as all of those with fears of going down are playing, so there are some cliched 6-pointers happening.

Here are the factz you need to know:

Brighton & Hove Albion v AFC Bournemouth 

* Brighton have won just 2 of their last 11 PL matches.
* Bournemouth are similarly out of form: they have won 1 of their last 9 matches and lost 10 of their last 11 away from home.
* Brighton have scored just 17 goals at home this season – only Crystal Palace and Huddersfield Town have scored fewer.
* However, Bournemouth have conceded 37 goals on their travels, only Fulham have let in more.

* Bournemouth have to be wary of Brighton’s set-pieces – they’ve scored 18 goals from dead ball situations, second only to Liverpool.

Burnley v Cardiff City

* Burnley won the reverse fixture earlier in the season.
* The Clarets have won their last 2 matches, having lost their previous four.
* Meanwhile Cardiff have lost 5 of their last 6 PL matches, winning the other.
* Burnley aren’t great at home – they’ve lost 8 PL matches at Turf Moor this season so far.

* But then Cardiff aren’t good on their travels either – winning just 8 points. Only Fulham and Huddersfield have won fewer.

Fulham v Everton

* Three second half goals took Everton to a comfortable 3-0 win at Goodison Park in the reverse fixture.
* Fulham have conceded two or more goals in each of their past 13 PL matches – that’s a top-flight record.
* Everton have won their last 3 matches without conceding a goal.
* The Cottagers have lost their last 9 PL matches in a row.

* Everton have won 3 away matches this year – another today will match their entire 2018 total.

Southampton v Wolverhampton Wanderers

* Wolves eased to a 2-0 win in the reverse fixture back in September.
* Southampton have won 3 and lost 3 in their last 6 PL matches.
* Wolves are looking to complete just their second league double of the season. They’ve already beaten West Ham twice.
* Saints have scored in each of their last 11 PL matches at St Mary’s.
* Keeping a lead is Southampton’s main problem – they’ve dropped 23 points from winning positions.

All the factz on Tottenham Hotspur v Huddersfield Town, including which TV channel its on

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The first match of the day in the Premier League sees Tottenham Hotspur play Huddersfield Town at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. 

While the Terriers may only have pride to play for having been relegated last week, Spurs are in a 4-way scrap for the last two Champions League spots.

The match kicks off at 12.30pm and it is live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League. Here are the factz you need to know:

* Huddersfield haven’t beaten Spurs in a league match since 1956.
* Spurs won last time out, but have lost 4 of their last 6 matches in the PL.
* However, Huddersfield have lost 18 of their last 20 PL matches.
* In that run, the Terriers have failed to score on 11 occasions.
* Spurs have kept just 2 clean sheet in their last 10 league matches.

All the factz on Chelsea v West Ham United, including which TV channel its on

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It is a London derby in the Premier League tonight as Chelsea take on West Ham United at Stamford Bridge.

Chelsea can move up to third in the table with a win tonight, while a West Ham win will take them to 45 points, just two off 7th spot.

The match kicks off at 8pm and it is live on Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Main Event. Here are the factz you need to know:

  • Chelsea haven’t lost at home to West Ham since 2002 – a run of 12 matches. The Blues have won 8 of those matches.
  • West Ham haven’t won away from home in the PL this year. They’ve lost 5 of their 6 PL matches away from the London Stadium in 2019.
  • Chelsea have conceded just 10 goals at Stamford Bridge this season – the best record in the division.
  • If the Hammers score, they generally get a result. In the past 17 matches where they have scored, they have won 12 and drawn 5.
  • Chelsea have won 5 of their last 10 PL matches, losing 4.